Siemens again No. 1 in sustainability - Company captures top ranking in Dow Jones Sustainability Index
Munich, Germany, 2011-Sep-08
Siemens AG has been ranked the most sustainable company in its industry for the fourth time in a row. In the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) â€“ the sustainability rating established by Dow Jones and SAM â€“ Siemens has again taken first place in the Diversified Industrials category, which includes companies like 3M, General Electric, Toshiba and Thyssen Krupp. Out of a possible 100 points, Siemens received 90 â€“ its highest overall rating to date and a further improvement over last year's result of 87 points. The company has now been honored by the DJSI twelve times in a row for its sustainable activities.